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# in-court - Today’s News

AFL recruitment in Ireland 'might take a lull for a year or two but it won't stop' — Tuohy
# Aussie Rules
From The42
# Aussie Rules

AFL recruitment in Ireland 'might take a lull for a year or two but it won't stop' — Tuohy

20 minutes ago 335 Views 0 Comments

Zach Tuohy chats with Maurice Brosnan on the latest episode of The42 GAA Weekly.

O'Gorman says term 'birth mother' is 'reductive and hurtful' ahead of legislation debate
# Adoption
# Adoption

O'Gorman says term 'birth mother' is 'reductive and hurtful' ahead of legislation debate

39 minutes ago 3,461 Views 14 Comments

The minister is set to discuss the Birth Information and Tracing Bill at a meeting of the Oireachtas Children’s Committee this afternoon.

Cork University Maternity Hospital apologises after babies' organs were incinerated
# Belgium
# Belgium

Cork University Maternity Hospital apologises after babies' organs were incinerated

1 hour ago 8,078 Views 1 Comment

The organs of 18 babies were sent to Belgium along with clinical waste, prompting an investigation.

Dupont named Top 14 Player of the Year after leading Toulouse to historic double
# Awards Night
From The42
# Awards Night

Dupont named Top 14 Player of the Year after leading Toulouse to historic double

1 hour ago 580 Views 1 Comment

The French scrum-half succeeds Cheslin Kobe in claiming the award.

Around 20 people hurt after explosion in Swedish apartment block
# Gothenburg
# Gothenburg

Around 20 people hurt after explosion in Swedish apartment block

1 hour ago 5,757 Views 0 Comments

Three people were seriously injured and hundreds were evacuated after the blast in Annedal, Gothenburg.

France's Sanofi stops work on mRNA Covid vaccine
# Sanofi
# Sanofi

France's Sanofi stops work on mRNA Covid vaccine

2 hours ago 15,386 Views 6 Comments

The company said it will use the mRNA technology for vaccines against other pathogens,

Poll: When should the extra bank holiday be (if we get one)?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: When should the extra bank holiday be (if we get one)?

2 hours ago 24,867 Views 61 Comments

The government is discussing a number of options to reward workers for their efforts during the Covid-19 pandemic.

Spurs fans group asks to speak to board over concerns about direction of club
# Slide
From The42
# Slide

Spurs fans group asks to speak to board over concerns about direction of club

2 hours ago 2,485 Views 1 Comment

Tottenham have suffered successive Premier League defeats to London rivals Crystal Palace, Chelsea and Arsenal.

Dun Laoghaire’s 'last corner shop' closes doors after 35 years
# Dublin
# Dublin

Dun Laoghaire’s 'last corner shop' closes doors after 35 years

2 hours ago 18,591 Views 9 Comments

Popular local newsagent John Hyland is set to retire and will trade his till for a bicycle, as he plans to cycle the Barrow Way.

Glenisk faces 'uncertain' future following major factory fire
# Offaly
# Offaly

Glenisk faces 'uncertain' future following major factory fire

2 hours ago 12,018 Views 11 Comments

The fire broke out at the plant shortly after midday.

# in-court - Friday 10 September, 2021

Benjamin Mendy to go on trial in January accused of rape and sexual assault
# IN COURT
From The42
# IN COURT

Benjamin Mendy to go on trial in January accused of rape and sexual assault

Sep 10th 2021, 4:38 PM 4,146 Views 0 Comments

The 27-year-old Manchester City player appeared in the dock at Chester Crown Court along with his co-accused today.

# in-court - Tuesday 15 December, 2020

Grealish handed nine-month driving ban after crashing Range Rover during lockdown
# Off The Road
From The42
# Off The Road

Grealish handed nine-month driving ban after crashing Range Rover during lockdown

Dec 15th 2020, 11:50 AM 44,352 Views 27 Comments

The Aston Villa and England footballer pleaded guilty to two charges — including hitting two parked vehicles in March.

# in-court - Friday 11 October, 2019

Cuba Gooding Jr. faces new charge in New York sex misconduct case
# IN COURT
# IN COURT

Cuba Gooding Jr. faces new charge in New York sex misconduct case

Oct 11th 2019, 7:13 AM 18,402 Views 0 Comments

The new charge is contained in a sealed indictment.

# in-court - Thursday 20 September, 2018

Liverpool defender Lovren charged with perjury along with Croatian team-mate Modric
# IN COURT
From The42
# IN COURT

Liverpool defender Lovren charged with perjury along with Croatian team-mate Modric

Sep 20th 2018, 10:15 AM 10,618 Views 0 Comments

The 29-year-old has denied any wrongdoing, however.

# in-court - Saturday 8 July, 2017

Man charged with trying to drown Jack Russell by tying water drum to its neck
# Drogheda
# Drogheda

Man charged with trying to drown Jack Russell by tying water drum to its neck

Jul 8th 2017, 6:15 AM 14,070 Views 0 Comments

The 35-year-old appeared before a judge in Drogheda yesterday.

# in-court - Thursday 15 June, 2017

Man charged with the murder of Dublin woman Patricia O'Connor
# IN COURT
# IN COURT

Man charged with the murder of Dublin woman Patricia O'Connor

Jun 15th 2017, 1:13 PM 38,755 Views 0 Comments

Green told gardaí that he acted in self-defence.

# in-court - Thursday 24 November, 2016

Prosecutors call for Eto'o to get 10 years in jail for tax fraud allegations
# IN COURT
From The42
# IN COURT

Prosecutors call for Eto'o to get 10 years in jail for tax fraud allegations

Nov 24th 2016, 4:09 PM 4,205 Views 7 Comments

The Cameroon star could also face a fine of €14.3m.

# in-court - Tuesday 19 July, 2016

'Singing' priest and serial abuser Tony Walsh jailed for raping boy three times in 1980s
# Dublin
# Dublin

'Singing' priest and serial abuser Tony Walsh jailed for raping boy three times in 1980s

Jul 19th 2016, 11:49 AM 21,001 Views 117 Comments

The judge said Walsh’s abuse of the victim had “plagued his life to date”.

# in-court - Tuesday 21 June, 2016

Man accused of raping wife says someone used 'black magic' on their relationship
# Central Criminal Court
# Central Criminal Court

Man accused of raping wife says someone used 'black magic' on their relationship

Jun 21st 2016, 6:28 PM 23,201 Views 0 Comments

The 42-year-old accused said he had been “cursed” in his native country.

# in-court - Monday 20 June, 2016

Woman says she felt "like a chained up animal" during father's abuse
# Central Criminal Court
# Central Criminal Court

Woman says she felt "like a chained up animal" during father's abuse

Jun 20th 2016, 6:52 PM 19,614 Views 0 Comments

The now 50-year-old man has since been diagnosed as a paedophile by a psychiatrist.

# in-court - Saturday 18 June, 2016

Passenger in stolen car recorded garda chase on Snapchat, court told
# Dublin
# Dublin

Passenger in stolen car recorded garda chase on Snapchat, court told

Jun 18th 2016, 7:40 AM 16,385 Views 0 Comments

The driver of the Nissan Micra has been sentenced to 18 months, with the final 9 suspended.

# in-court - Thursday 9 June, 2016

Man who killed parents with axe found not guilty by reason of insanity
# Donegal
# Donegal

Man who killed parents with axe found not guilty by reason of insanity

Jun 9th 2016, 3:02 PM 11,772 Views 6 Comments

The jury of seven men and five women came back with unanimous verdicts on both counts.

# in-court - Wednesday 8 June, 2016

Family of man who killed parents with axe sought psychiatric help for him, court hears
# Donegal
# Donegal

Family of man who killed parents with axe sought psychiatric help for him, court hears

Jun 8th 2016, 8:08 PM 18,006 Views 0 Comments

Julian Cuddihy pleaded not guilty by reason of insanity to the killing of his parents.

# in-court - Tuesday 31 May, 2016

Man (29) charged in relation to murder of Gareth Hutch
# IN COURT
# IN COURT

Man (29) charged in relation to murder of Gareth Hutch

May 31st 2016, 9:15 PM 25,033 Views 0 Comments

Gareth Hutch was shot dead at the Avondale House flats in Dublin last week.

# in-court - Thursday 26 May, 2016

Teenage boy pleads guilty to sexually assaulting his half sister
# Central Criminal Court
# Central Criminal Court

Teenage boy pleads guilty to sexually assaulting his half sister

May 26th 2016, 7:10 AM 24,724 Views 0 Comments

The court heard the abuse stopped when the girl eventually confided in her parents, who confronted the boy.

# in-court - Thursday 12 May, 2016

Suspended sentence for 16-year-old who assaulted four women and teenage girl
# Balbriggan
# Balbriggan

Suspended sentence for 16-year-old who assaulted four women and teenage girl

May 12th 2016, 8:26 PM 20,087 Views 0 Comments

The judge ordered him to complete the recovery programme in which he’s currently participating.

# in-court - Tuesday 26 April, 2016

David Mahon threatened to stab stepson's girlfriend, court hears
# Dean Fitzpatrick
# Dean Fitzpatrick

David Mahon threatened to stab stepson's girlfriend, court hears

Apr 26th 2016, 2:38 PM 22,697 Views 0 Comments

David Mahon is accused of murdering his stepson, Dean Fitzpatrick, in May 2013.

# in-court - Friday 15 April, 2016

12 times it all kicked off in Irish courts
# IN COURT
From The Daily Edge
# IN COURT

12 times it all kicked off in Irish courts

Apr 15th 2016, 9:30 PM 10,844 Views 0 Comments

UNREAL drama.

# in-court - Monday 11 April, 2016

Man who was aged 15 when he abused child gets suspended sentence
# Defilement
# Defilement

Man who was aged 15 when he abused child gets suspended sentence

Apr 11th 2016, 4:13 PM 16,925 Views 0 Comments

The victim was aged ten or eleven at the time.

# in-court - Wednesday 6 April, 2016

Michael Lowry will stand trial for tax offences
# Courts
# Courts

Michael Lowry will stand trial for tax offences

Apr 6th 2016, 11:30 AM 13,058 Views 0 Comments

He will appear in court in March of next year.

# in-court - Monday 4 April, 2016

Wayne Dundon lawyers say notorious criminal 'entitled to justice'
# Court Of Appeal
# Court Of Appeal

Wayne Dundon lawyers say notorious criminal 'entitled to justice'

Apr 4th 2016, 6:37 PM 19,418 Views 33 Comments

John and Wayne Dundon open appeals against their convictions this week in the Court of Appeal.

Suspended sentence for man who glassed ex-wife's new partner
# Dublin
# Dublin

Suspended sentence for man who glassed ex-wife's new partner

Apr 4th 2016, 4:42 PM 17,107 Views 31 Comments

The victim needed ten stitches to a facial wound and was left with a 2cm long hairline scar.

# in-court - Tuesday 15 March, 2016

Man who raped sister with a screwdriver jailed for 11 years
# Horrific Abuse
# Horrific Abuse

Man who raped sister with a screwdriver jailed for 11 years

Mar 15th 2016, 3:27 PM 41,333 Views 0 Comments

The abuse began when the woman was just ten years old. The 33-year-old man was convicted earlier this year.

Two former Anglo officials have had their convictions quashed
# Court Of Appeal
# Court Of Appeal

Two former Anglo officials have had their convictions quashed

Mar 15th 2016, 2:15 PM 29,247 Views 0 Comments

Tiarnan O’Mahoney (56) and Bernard Daly (67) were handed prison sentences last year.

# in-court - Monday 14 March, 2016

Ex-Anglo boss David Drumm has been granted bail on strict conditions
# In Custody
# In Custody

Ex-Anglo boss David Drumm has been granted bail on strict conditions

Mar 14th 2016, 11:04 PM 71,707 Views 0 Comments

The former Anglo CEO arrived on a flight from the US early this morning.

# in-court - Saturday 5 March, 2016

Man accused of shaving head and taking weight loss pills to fake cancer
# Tyler Tomer
# Tyler Tomer

Man accused of shaving head and taking weight loss pills to fake cancer

Mar 5th 2016, 8:30 AM 24,591 Views 0 Comments

He appeared in court this week.

# in-court - Wednesday 3 February, 2016

Court hears man accused of Kilkenny woman's murder had been 'freaking her out'
# Mairead Moran
# Mairead Moran

Court hears man accused of Kilkenny woman's murder had been 'freaking her out'

Feb 3rd 2016, 3:57 PM 15,883 Views 0 Comments

Security staff testified that the accused had been ‘hanging around’ the victim’s workplace.

# in-court - Thursday 28 January, 2016

Gardaí thank communities for help catching 54 drug dealers
# Crackdown
# Crackdown

Gardaí thank communities for help catching 54 drug dealers

Jan 28th 2016, 6:00 PM 32,397 Views 0 Comments

The youngest arrested as part of the operation was just 15-years-old.

# in-court - Tuesday 26 January, 2016

Father (71) jailed for six years for 'heinous' sexual abuse of three children
# Dublin
# Dublin

Father (71) jailed for six years for 'heinous' sexual abuse of three children

Jan 26th 2016, 4:53 PM 21,695 Views 0 Comments

The children ranged in age between six and 15 years during the period of abuse.

# in-court - Tuesday 22 December, 2015

Victim in horrific abuse case: "Some people had cereal for breakfast, I seemed to be molested for breakfast"
# Step-father
# Step-father

Victim in horrific abuse case: "Some people had cereal for breakfast, I seemed to be molested for breakfast"

Dec 22nd 2015, 9:04 PM 23,542 Views 0 Comments

A 51-year-old Wicklow man is to be sentenced in February for raping and sexually assaulting two boys hundreds of times.

# in-court - Monday 21 December, 2015

"She's out": Relief among supporters as ex-Anglo official freed from jail
# Aoife Maguire
# Aoife Maguire

"She's out": Relief among supporters as ex-Anglo official freed from jail

Dec 21st 2015, 8:18 PM 25,358 Views 95 Comments

The original sentence should not have been so severe, Mr Justice George Birmingham said today.

Dubliner found guilty of murdering man he found lying in his bed
# Trevor Corr
# Trevor Corr

Dubliner found guilty of murdering man he found lying in his bed

Dec 21st 2015, 1:39 PM 28,396 Views 22 Comments

The victim’s mother said there were no adequate words to describe the “pain, anger and despair” she felt.

# in-court - Wednesday 16 December, 2015

Man described by FBI as world's "largest facilitator of child porn" told he will be extradited
# Dublin
# Dublin

Man described by FBI as world's "largest facilitator of child porn" told he will be extradited

Dec 16th 2015, 4:45 PM 24,234 Views 0 Comments

The US authorities want him to face charges of conspiring to distribute and advertise child pornography.

# in-court - Tuesday 15 December, 2015

Dundon brothers 'drip feeding' information about appeals to prosecutors
# The Dundons
# The Dundons

Dundon brothers 'drip feeding' information about appeals to prosecutors

Dec 15th 2015, 9:12 PM 25,838 Views 0 Comments

Appeals by the notorious criminal brothers have “dragged to a halt,” a lawyer for the DPP has claimed.

# in-court - Friday 11 December, 2015

Brutal attack on Zimbabwean man by teens "depressing" says judge
# Dublin
# Dublin

Brutal attack on Zimbabwean man by teens "depressing" says judge

Dec 11th 2015, 4:56 PM 17,976 Views 38 Comments

Two 18-year-olds were captured on CCTV brutally beating the 57-year-old man.

# in-court - Friday 4 December, 2015

Woman with Down syndrome could not consent to sex, court told
# Dublin
# Dublin

Woman with Down syndrome could not consent to sex, court told

Dec 4th 2015, 6:45 PM 20,287 Views 0 Comments

A man is accused of luring the woman back to his house and raping her after she became separated from her mother.

# in-court - Thursday 3 December, 2015

Stephen Cahoon found guilty of murdering pregnant mother-of-four
# Third Trial
# Third Trial

Stephen Cahoon found guilty of murdering pregnant mother-of-four

Dec 3rd 2015, 4:47 PM 17,693 Views 11 Comments

Today’s verdict at the Central Criminal Court comes after three trials over a period of six years.

# in-court - Wednesday 2 December, 2015

Former Fine Gael TD Sean Conlan charged over pub assault
# IN COURT
# IN COURT

Former Fine Gael TD Sean Conlan charged over pub assault

Dec 2nd 2015, 2:25 PM 11,485 Views 0 Comments

The deputy resigned from his party last month, citing concerns over the North-South Interconnector project.

# in-court - Tuesday 1 December, 2015

Meath woman stole €132,000 from employer to repay money she had taken from previous job
# Distraught And Upset
# Distraught And Upset

Meath woman stole €132,000 from employer to repay money she had taken from previous job

Dec 1st 2015, 7:14 AM 25,747 Views 35 Comments

26-year-old Amy McAuley went to her father “distraught” after she had committed the thefts.

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